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Wachine machine bangs when on spin cycle.

Currently have a GE GHDSR316H0WW washer. The problem I have is that when it's on a spin cycle, it bangs around like the load is not centered. Even when there is very little in there. When you lift the lid to check (and no nothing to the load) and the put the lid back down after it comes to a complete stop, it works fine. Any ideas??

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Unless your top loader is set firmly on concrete and leveled to perfection, the force of a heavy wash load spinning in excess of 1000rpm will create a bit of vibration and noise.A firm footing is your best defense against to much movement.
Also due to the earlier movements during the spin cycle, the shocks that are used to dampen the spin cycle might have been broken or damaged.
If the problem persists inspite of proper levelling, please do check for the shocks or might have them replaced them for good.

Posted on Dec 15, 2008

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